Deborah A. Frison

Deputy Commissioner for School Improvement and Support
Nebraska Department of Education
(402) 471-5032
301 Centennial Mall South
Appointment Term: 
Jan 22, 2018 to Jan 1, 2019

Dr. Deborah A. Frison is Deputy Commissioner of School Improvement for the Nebraska Department of Education (NDE). She also serves as the vice-chairwoman of the Nebraska Coordinating Commission for Postsecondary Education.

Prior to joining NDE, she was principal at Omaha Burke High School for seven years. Frison also served as principal at Morton Middle School and King Science and Technology Magnet School, both in Omaha. She began her career in education as a music teacher. Frison earned her bachelor’s degree from Nebraska Wesleyan University, master’s degree from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and doctorate in Educational Administration from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.